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Hawaii Ocean Rafting

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Address: 675 Wharf St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1296
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Snorkeling and Whale Watching tours. Climb aboard our HI Tech Ocean Rafts...

Snorkeling and Whale Watching tours. Climb aboard our HI Tech Ocean Rafts and spend the day snorkeling the crystal clear waters surrounding the island of Lana’i. We encounter the Spinner Dolphins quite often on our excursions. We’ll spend time interacting with them as they frolic in the water. Continental breakfast, snack and cold drinks will be served throughout the day. Snorkel gear provided. This trip will be the highlight of your vacation. Departs daily from slip 8 Lahaina Harbor. Whale Watching tours from December through April from Maui Hawaii.

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A whale of a trip

Enthusiasm spread quickly from the crew to the passengers when we spent almost an hour with a mama whale and baby followed by daddy later. They all came right up to and under our... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Wilmington, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enthusiasm spread quickly from the crew to the passengers when we spent almost an hour with a mama whale and baby followed by daddy later. They all came right up to and under our boat. Amazing

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a totally awesome whale watch trip. Rihanna and Jeff were the Capt. and First Mate. It was the last trip of the day, but we stayed out even longer than 2 hrs because a "courting couple", a huge male and female actually played with us, swimming under the zodiac repeatedly and then spy hopping us. I always have... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The raft ride in of itself is an adventure! As soon as we were out of the harbor I hopped over to the pontoon and enjoyed the wild ride. Super FUN! Hawaii Ocean Rafts was recommended to us by friends who had just been to Maui. After our first trip out with them we booked 2 more. We took a... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our trip on the early morning raft trip to see whales did not disappoint! Rhianna was awesome, and we liked the smaller boat, closer to the water and closer to the whales.

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Thank BGBeck
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I booked online and got lucky that we only had 6 people on our trip. Captain Jeff found us a group of 3 that quickly grew to at least 12. We had an awesome experience, we also saw a mom and baby with their escort. I would recommend booking this tour.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best trip ever for seeing whales. Jeff was captain, and Rhianna was crew. They were both so enthusiastic, and wanted to make sure every one on the raft saw as many whales as possible, as close as possible. Really fun trip! They are there Thursday & Friday.

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Thank Linda A
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow is the first thing that comes to mind when I think of the whale watching trip I went on. I loved the small boat. You were so close to the water and no matter where you sit, its a great view. We were very lucky and one swam under our boat and then popped out of the water about... More 

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West Allis, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went out with Captain Jeff and Rhianna and had an absolutely amazing experience! Was the last excursion of our trip and I thought there was no way we could get any closer to whales than we had, but these guys searched out whales like nobody's business and with so much enthusiasm. Got to actually hear the entire whale song from... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible encounter with Humpback Mother and Baby with an escort male. First Mate Sean and Capt Steph maneuvered us close to this mom and baby . . They were curious as we sang and encouraged them to come closer to visit. They held my feet as I hung over the side of the raft and could view the mom and... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whale watching on Maui is the best and Hawaii Ocean Rafting is the way to experience it at its fullest. The casual but informed crew make every trip (and I went out six different days this vacation) a meaningful one. While watching breaches, pec slaps, tail slaps, spy hops, etc. I loved just being there up close and personal, it... More 

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Mark R, Owner at Hawaii Ocean Rafting, responded to this review

Awesome, a six whale watch vacation! Thanks for choosing us. Sounds like you had some great whale interaction. We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. Aloha and Mahalo, Mark Robinson More 

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